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Alun Wyn Jones to break test record against Scotland

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will become rugby’s most capped international on Saturday when he makes his 149th test appearance (140th for Wales plus 9 British & Irish Lions caps).   Jones...

England Team Named: Two Milestones, Four Potential Debuts

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his team for England’s key 2020 Six Nations tie against Italy on Saturday 31 October.   Ben Youngs is set to make his 100th cap for his country, at scrum half –...

The Players Warren Gatland Namechecked For British and Irish Lions Skipper

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland has namechecked 17 players who could potentially skipper the British and Irish Lions to South Africa next year.   Speaking to the media on Wednesday Gatland rattled off the list...

Winners & Losers: Champions Cup Draw

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Pools are in for the 2020/21 season of the Champions Cup. Holders Exeter Chiefs, will play against Toulouse and Glasgow Warriors in the pool stage of the 2020/21 competition following the...

Pools confirmed for the 2020/21 Champions Cup Season

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup holders, Exeter Chiefs, will play against Toulouse and Glasgow Warriors in the pool stage of the 2020/21 Heineken Champions Cup following the tournament Pool Draw which was held today (Wednesday...

Eddie Jones talks Jacob Umaga

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Drawing a comparison between the position of fly-half and becoming a sushi chef, England head coach Eddie Jones has outlined why he is watching the development of young Jacob Umaga.   The 22 year...

Winners & Losers: England's Six Nations and Autumn Nations Cup squad

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

England head coach Eddie Jones has confirmed the 36 players who will represent England through the remainder of the 2020 Six Nations as well as the Autumn Nations Cup.    As per usual, the...

England Squad Announcement: Nine Uncapped Players Included

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named a 36-player squad for his England side’s autumn tournament fixtures.   England will play their final match of the rescheduled 2020 Six Nations against Italy at the Stadio...

Allianz Premier 15s Review: Round 3

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 3 of the Allianz Premier 15s kicked off with Harlequins putting one over Exeter Chiefs 33-14 at Twickenham Stoop.   Loughborough Lightning got the better of Bristol Bears Women 12-5 in very...

Ultimate Rugby's Premiership Team Of The Season

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Exeter have claimed their second Premiership title beating Wasps 19-13 in the final on Saturday.    The longest season in the competition came to a thrilling end as Exeter managed to beat...